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663. Reasons for Multiple Jobholding: 1997

[As of May (8,751 represents 8,751,000). See headnote, Table 662]

 
Percent distribution by reason
Meet To get To help Save to
CHARACTERISTIC regular To save experience out a buy some-
Total household To pay for the or build up friend or thing Enjoys Other
(1,000) expenses off debts future a business relative special the work reasons
 
 
    Total 1 8,751 30.9 10.5 8.7 7.7 3.2 7.9 14.5 16.6
Age:
  16 to 24 years old 1,274 24.7 18.2 11.4 5.2 2.3 13.0 6.5 18.5
  25 to 54 years old 6,648 33.0 9.8 8.4 8.5 3.3 6.7 14.4 15.7
  55 years old and over 829 23.6 4.6 6.2 5.0 3.7 9.4 26.9 20.7
 
Race and Hispanic origin:
  White 7,566 29.7 9.8 8.8 8.0 3.5 8.0 15.2 17.1
  Black 874 38.9 14.1 7.9 5.6 1.4 7.0 11.4 13.8
  Hispanic origin 2 557 39.5 9.5 9.7 5.4 3.1 11.1 4.7 17.1
 
Males 4,720 29.4 10.4 10.1 8.4 2.8 7.4 15.9 15.7
  Single 1,238 24.5 15.6 11.1 8.0 2.3 10.2 10.3 18.0
  Married, spouse present 2,910 31.2 8.1 10.1 8.2 3.0 6.3 19.2 13.9
  Widowed, divorced, or separated 573 30.6 10.5 7.9 9.8 2.8 7.2 11.0 20.3
 
Females 4,031 32.7 10.7 6.9 7.0 3.7 8.5 12.8 17.6
  Single 1,145 28.7 15.5 9.4 3.6 2.5 12.9 9.0 18.3
  Married, spouse present 1,941 28.8 7.2 6.5 9.9 4.1 7.4 16.5 19.5
  Widowed, divorced, or separated 946 45.4 12.2 4.9 5.1 4.3 5.4 9.9 12.8
 
  Women who maintain families 577 52.5 12.0 5.0 1.6 2.1 6.1 8.3 12.5



1 Due to estimation procedures, the number of multiple jobholders differs from the regularly published monthly data. Includes other races, not shown separately.
2 Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Issues in Labor Statistics 00-15, August 2000.

http://stats.bls.gov/newsrels.htm



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/663_reasons_for_multiple_jobholding_1997.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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